New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: New Zealand Marine News
Reference ID:1501022
Publisher:New Zealand Ship and Marine Society
Year1963
Volume15
Number1
Page:14 - 17
Title: Stand by for a Tug. The Art of Towing as practised ast Port Nelson
Author: Shellback
Abstract: Describes towing at Port Nelson from the early days of sailing ships with a difficult entrance and assistance provided by a variety of local boats, to the building and use of the tug WAKATU in 1962.
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